Get an overview of this hotelAdults-only cruise ship with free breakfast and restaurant

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Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Multilingual staff

Location

This vessel pulls anchor and sets sail from Halong for at least part of your stay – see Special Check-in Instructions for more details.

Property features

Along with a restaurant, this cruise ship has a nightclub and 2 bars/lounges. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include 2 coffee shops/cafés, a rooftop terrace and valet parking.

Room amenities

All 37 rooms offer 24-hour room service, free newspapers and free bottled water. Other amenities available to guests include in-room massages, ceiling fans and hairdryers.

Property Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Emeraude Classic Cruises are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Not included

  • Childcare

Property Amenities

Some rates at Emeraude Classic Cruises are all-inclusive. These rates include on-site meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages and other amenities.

Dining is available at the cruise ship's restaurant, and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the cruise ship's 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This family-friendly cruise ship also offers a nightclub, a rooftop terrace and spa services. For a surcharge, the property provides a round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Parking is available on-site at a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in June 2016.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 2003 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Nightclub 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Total number of rooms - 37 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning.

On-site venue – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Kayaking on site 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Property Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 12:30 PM

Check-in time starts at noon

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
This cruise ship's itinerary includes the following: 1st Day: Arrive at Emeraude Café on Ha Long Bay by noon for registration. Embarkation is 12:30 – 12:45 PM. After a Vietnamese buffet lunch, cruise on Halong Bay toward Sung Sot Grotto for guided shore excursion. At 4:30 PM, cruise to Pearl farm for a visit or enjoy kayaking (Winter program), or Ti Top Island for swimming or hiking (Summer Program). Reboard for evening activities, dinner (smart dress code), and overnight aboard the ship. 2nd Day: Morning refreshments served 6-8 AM. Guests can practice Tai Chi from 6:30-7 AM, then head to Ti Top Island (Winter Program) for swimming or hiking, or visit Pearl Farm or enjoy kayaking (Summer Program). Cabin check-out is 9-9:30 AM. Brunch is served while cruising through Halong Bay and its islets. The boat returns to Emeraude Café for disembarkation and luggage claim by 11AM. Shuttle van services transport guests to Hanoi.
Guests must contact this cruise ship 3 days in advance to arrange transportation from Hanoi- Old Quarter or at Hanoi Opera House, which is 4 hours away by car. A roundtrip daily transfer from Hanoi to Ha Long departs between 7:45 AM and 8 AM, at USD 40 per passenger. Following the cruise, a van will transport guests back to Hanoi. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • This property welcomes adults only.
  • Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No elevators
No pets or service animals allowed
Caters to adults only

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: VND850000 per person (return)
  • Valet parking fee: VND20.000 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Property Name

  • Emeraude Classic Cruises Boat Halong
  • Emeraude Classic Cruises Boat
  • Emeraude Classic Cruises Halong
  • Emeraude Classic Cruises

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child aged 5 years old or younger stays for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. No pets or service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Emeraude Classic Cruises is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveller Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

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